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Galaxy Nexus Extended Battery on Skyrocket?

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20th April 2012, 08:21 AM   |  #101  
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just bought it. it leaves a small bulge on the left side but my otterbox covers that up no problem ill post results when i can get through a full cycle
20th April 2012, 02:59 PM   |  #102  
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Has anyone had the opportunity to compare this Nexus battery with the one several people have recommended from Amazon?

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ls_o02_s00_i00
21st April 2012, 07:37 PM   |  #103  
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Yep just bought it for 25 at Verizon! All the reps where like

"Sir you sure its fits?"
"Suppose to"

Perfect fit!

Thanks OP!

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21st April 2012, 08:01 PM   |  #104  
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Originally Posted by lirong

Has anyone had the opportunity to compare this Nexus battery with the one several people have recommended from Amazon?

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ls_o02_s00_i00


I think its doesn't have nfc be the really only difference. I have to test this nexus battery out and see the results.

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22nd April 2012, 02:40 AM   |  #105  
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Is anyone's skyrocket taking forever to charge these Verizon batteries? I'm running the latest update of sky ics, and it seems like it takes an hour to gain a couple percent on the charge. It even seems to slowly discharge while I'm using it while plugged in. I've tried different cables and plugs to no avail. I even charged it fully before using it and let it fully discharge before plugging it back in. Anyone else having trouble charging this beast?

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22nd April 2012, 03:54 AM   |  #106  
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I'm still on the charge that was on the battery when i got it today! I already see a difference regardless if it is 15%. I trying to kill it so I can fully charge it and see how long it takes to charge.

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22nd April 2012, 06:15 AM   |  #107  
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20 hours on sky ics with heavy usage, navigation for 30mins wile streaming google music, google music stream for around 3 hours and browsing web texting a lot and downloaded an app
22nd April 2012, 06:27 AM   |  #108  
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20 hours on sky ics with heavy usage, navigation for 30mins wile streaming google music, google music stream for around 3 hours and browsing web texting a lot and downloaded an app

Did you have any trouble with charging it like I've been having?

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22nd April 2012, 03:47 PM   |  #109  
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Did you have any trouble with charging it like I've been having?

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No, mine charges just fine. They carry a warranty if you bought it from verizon. Get a new one
22nd April 2012, 07:48 PM   |  #110  
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Originally Posted by alexgarrett

Is anyone's skyrocket taking forever to charge these Verizon batteries? I'm running the latest update of sky ics, and it seems like it takes an hour to gain a couple percent on the charge. It even seems to slowly discharge while I'm using it while plugged in. I've tried different cables and plugs to no avail. I even charged it fully before using it and let it fully discharge before plugging it back in. Anyone else having trouble charging this beast?

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I'm thinking of 3 reasons that may cause the symptoms you talked about
1-you may have a lousy charger or cable.
2- you may have a loose port on your phone (I think I've had one since December)
3- you may have GPS and stuff running that drains your battery faster than it will charge. My car charger never kept up with GPS usage

I haven't seen any negative results from installing the battery... Other than the ****storm I got in here, for shaving some plastic off the top left corner of the battery.

I recommend 2 things in general:
1- if you have CWM, delete the battery stats
2- for the 1st couple of charges, let it sit on the charger for atleast 30 minutes after it says 'battery full'

As you can see by what I wrote above
1- I like listing things instead of forming them into a statement.
2- that shows my lack of:
A-skill
B-focus
:)
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